Fairbury IL First United Methodist Church
For July 18
Please keep the following people in your prayers:
Jessica Rathbun, Jamison Davis, Brent Edelman, Greg Graf, Molly Brown, Marci PflagerHobbs, Jordan Broquard, Jordan Roy, Jerry Kaisner, Joan Hammond, Curt Champion, Jan Metz, Mary Lynne Bailey, Ron Vedder, Lincoln Roth, Bob Perkins, the family of Charles Perkins
We have two more weeks in the series “The Good Book” at Awaken Worship. Feel free to join us tonight at 7:00 p.m. in the fellowship hall!
Scripture readings this Sunday are Psalm 119:65-74 and James 2:18-26.
The last group of campers going to East Bay from July 22-27 includes Aubrey Atkins, Landon Cottrell, Addi Livengood, Ivan Morris, Keegan Schulz and Madison Schulz at “You Did What at Camp?” and Cora Morris, attending “SPLAT”.
“Mom and Me” camp will be held July 29 – August 1 at East Bay Camp. Our guest speaker, Kathy Case, spoke about this camp during worship on June 24. Those providing supplies may leave them in the fellowship hall by the picnic basket. If you would like to make a monetary contribution, please make your check payable to Mom and Me at East Bay. You may contact Pam Krominga or the church office with any questions.
Don’t forget to gather your items for the Rummage Sale and Bake Sale which will be held July 26-28. Volunteers are welcome!
There will be a dedication of Marsh Park on Saturday, July 28th beginning at 11:00 a.m. Our church will have a booth set up! Come and see us after you visit the rummage sale!
HOLY BASEBALL! – the Normal Cornbelters will have a fundraiser game for the Illinois Great Rivers Conference on Sunday, Aug. 12. Worship begins at 5:05 p.m. and the game starts at 6:05 p.m. Proceeds are going to “Our Conference Our Kids”. Tickets are $10.00 and 50% of the proceeds goes back to IGRC. To order tickets, call 309-454-2255 andmake sure you mention IGRC.
There will be a Mini Disaster Academy, hosted by the Pontiac UMC, on Saturday, Aug. 4th from 8:30 – 4:00. There will be disaster preparedness classes including Early Response Team, Connecting neighbors and volunteer Management, and Spiritual and Emotional Care in Disasters. Check it out on the http://www.igrc.org follow from “Get Involved” to “Disaster Response” for online registration and more details.
Upcoming Lay Servants:
July 22 – Liturgist, Roger Beasley; Altar Flowers, Richard and Deb Moran; Children’s Message, Pam Krominga
July 29 – Liturgist, Shelley Schahrer